H.R.4843 - Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2006109th Congress (2005-2006)
Summary: H.R.4843 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)
Passed House amended (06/27/2006)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on June 22, 2007. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2006 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to increase, as of December 1, 2006, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance for certain disabled adult children, and dependency and indemnity compensation for surviving spouses and children.
Requires each such increase to be the same percentage as the increase in benefits provided under title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act, on the same effective date.